This framework has been awarded as the result of a full EU tender exercise. To ensure that you maintain the EU cover for your requirement you should follow the processes detailed within the associated documents when engaging with suppliers on the framework.

It was awarded on 1st March 2018 and runs to 28th February 2021 with a possible extension to 28th February 2022.

Key Benefits of this Framework

  • Compliant with OJEU Public Contracts Regulations 2015 (PCR 2015)
  • Choice of Provider
  • Time Saving & Easy to Use
  • CPC Contract Manager Assistance & Support
  • Framework Specific User Guide

Supplier Details

Lots No. Suppliers
Lot 1: Bedding and Bathroom Textiles and Associated Student Accommodation Products 4 View Suppliers
Supplier Agreement No. Coverage
E Sunter Ltd t/a Musbury Fabrics 2018/1880 Nationwide
Gailarde Ltd 2018/1907 Nationwide
Thomas Kneale & Co Limited 2018/1881 Nationwide
Vision Support Services 2018/1882 Nationwide
Lot 2: Student Kitchen Starter Packs 2 View Suppliers
Supplier Agreement No. Coverage
Gailarde Ltd 2018/1907 Nationwide
Thomas Kneale & Co Limited 2018/1881 Nationwide
Lot 3: Window Coverings 5 View Suppliers
Supplier Agreement No. Coverage
Bridge Contract Solutions 2018/1919 Nationwide
Custom Group Limited 2018/1908 Regional
Ena Shaw Contract Ltd 2018/1883 Nationwide
Thomas Kneale & Co Limited 2018/1881 Nationwide
Vision Support Services 2018/1882 Nationwide

How can I use this Framework

CPC typically recommend that members undertake a further competition considering their own particular requirements, however please see the user guide for further details.

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If you require support in running a further competition via this framework, Tenet Services can help. Tenet offer a nationwide service specialising in assisting education establishments to complete further competitions.

Tenet are part of the Crescent Purchasing Group of Companies and operate on a not-for-profit basis.

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Get a Quote

The CPC Quote Tool is free to use for all our members and offers quick, compliant access to all suppliers on our frameworks for purchases that fall below £181,302.

"The Quote Tool was easy to use and time saving, resulting in a straightforward process where we just had to put the details in once and could then use the reputable suppliers already recommended."

Deborah Anderson-Dixon, Finance Manager at Sir William Romney's School

For purchases that exceed £181,302, the CPC Sourcing Cloud is available that complies with the regulations to allow electronic tender returns whilst still being free to use for our members. Find out more about CPC Sourcing Cloud.

Use This Framework

To use this framework and get a quote you need to sign in.

Create a User Account

To create a free user account your institution needs to be a CPC member, CPC membership is completely free for educational establishments.

When you join the CPC you will receive some amazing benefits including access to 64 frameworks and specialist procurement advice, plus you won't be inundated with lots of marketing calls and emails that you don't need.

The joining form only takes a few minutes to complete and upon registering as a member you will typically be approved within 10 minutes (during the hours of 9am and 4.30pm).

To see if your institution is already registered as a CPC member use the search bar below, if your institution is not a member click the Join the CPC button. Remember CPC membership is free for educational establishments.

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Associated Documentation

The following documents are associated with this framework. Some are required for successful use of the framework and are clearly marked.

File Details Essential
User GuideThis is required reading if you are considering using this framework. It tells you everything you need to know about the panel of providers, eligibility, running the mini-competition process, and evaluating bids. YesDownload
Appendix 1Contact Details Download
Appendix 2Specification Download
Appendix 3ITT Soft Furnishings Download
Appendix 4Award Criteria Scoring Mechanism Download
Appendix 5Lot 1 Evaluation Award Criteria Download
Appendix 6Lot 2 Evaluation Award Criteria Download
Appendix 7Lot 3 Evaluation Criteria Download
Appendix 8Framework Agreement NWUPC & Supplier Download
Appendix 9Model Call Off Contract Terms for the Purchase of Goods Lot 1 and 2 For Institutions Download
Appendix 10Model Call Off Contract Terms For The Purchase Of Goods And Services Lot 3 For Institutions Download
Appendix 13Tendered Pricing Download

Contract Manager

The contracting authority for this framework is NWUPC.

Ria Logan

  • Name: Ria Logan
  • Tel: 0161 974 0955
  • Email: r.logan@thecpc.ac.uk
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